Category Archives: Adult Education

Seniors Learning: Things You Missed in Religious School – February 21

Thursday, February 21, 2017 1:00 p.m. Join Rabbi Yonatan Dahlen to learn some often overlooked practices, and why we do some of the things we do. For information, contact Wren Beaulieu-Hack at wren@shaareyzedek.org or 248.357.5544.

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In Selma, My Feet Were Praying: Judaism and Martin Luther King, Jr. – January 15

  Sunday, January 15, 2017 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Adults are invited to the Berman Center for Jewish Education where Rabbi Aaron Starr will explore Jewish involvement in the civil rights movement, and the Jews’ relationship with Martin Luther King, Jr. … Continue reading

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Exploring the Siddur – January 10

Tuesday, January 10, 2017 1:00-2:00 p.m. Shaarey Zedek Seniors and the Berman Center for Jewish Education host a study session with Rabbi Yonatan Dahlen. For more information, contact Janet Pont at jpont@shaareyzedek.org or 248.357.5544.

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Berman Night of Learning – January 5

Thursday, January 5, 2017 7:00 p.m. A Light Unto the Nations: The Challenge of Public Mitzvot with Rabbi Yonatan Dahlen The final in a series of classes examining the way we practice and view Chanukah in our modern world. Come … Continue reading

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One For Each Night

Brief Kavannot (spiritual thoughts) for Chanukah presented by the Rabbinical Assembly-Michigan Region. Click HERE to read thoughts for each night of the holiday written by local Rabbis, including Rabbi Aaron Starr and Rabbi Yonatan Dahlen. [PDF]

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Chanukah: Ancient Celebration, Modern Application – December 11

Sunday, December 11, 2016 9:30 a.m. Rabbi Aaron Starr leads a meaningful class as we explore the deeper meaning of Chanukah and explore how we can make thousand-year-old rituals new and meaningful for our families.

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Judaism Alive! – December 11, 2016

Sunday, December 11, 2016 9:30 a.m. Join Rabbi Yonatan Dahlen for monthly classes on mindfulness, mediation and Jewish mysticism, and how these subjects can heighten prayer and deepen connection to ourselves, God and the world around us.

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Meet Me @ The Maple – December 12

Monday, December 12, 2016 8:30-10:00 a.m. Great Lakes Coffee, 4135 West Maple Road, Bloomfield Hills Drop in during this time period for coffee and conversation with Rabbi Yonatan Dahlen, on issues of the day. No RSVP is needed.

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Rebel With a Cause: Anat Hoffman – December 8

Thursday, December 8, 2016 7:30 p.m. Berman Center for the Perfoming Arts at the JCC West Bloomfield Come to the other Berman Center to hear the story of Anat Hoffman. The Executive Director of the Israeli Religious Action Center (IRAC) … Continue reading

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Secrets of the Gefilteria – Monday, November 14, 2016

Jeffrey Yoskowitz of New York’s Gefilteria and co-author of The Gefilte Manifesto: New recipes for Old World Jewish Foods, will join us for an evening of stories, kibbitzing, laughter and tastings. Copies of the cookbook will also be available for … Continue reading

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